Tagged: Community engagement

Council seeks feedback on Community Engagement Policy

February 18, 2019Posted in: Community

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the public on its revised Community Engagement Policy. The policy outlines how community engagement is integrated into Council activities in order to support decision-making and strengthen relationships. Council’s Deputy General Manager Corporate, Strategy and Development Services, Mark Pepping, explained the purpose of the revised policy. “Whenever Council introduces...

Proposed planning proposal notification changes go on public exhibition

August 13, 2018Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors voted to place on public exhibition a proposal to amend the notification process for planning proposals. Council’s Deputy General Manager, Corporate, Strategy and Development Services, Mark Pepping explained the purpose of the proposed Amendment adopted at the Council Meeting of Wednesday 8 August 2018. “Each...

Council responds to Station Street letter

April 27, 2018Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead and Council’s General Manager Ann Prendergast have responded to an open letter penned by Mr Hewson in the Southern Highland News. Dated Friday 6 April 2018, the letter raises a number of issues regarding Council’s proposed upgrade of Station Street in Bowral. “While Mr Hewson is entitled to his...

Draft Urban Tree Policy on exhibition

March 7, 2018Posted in: Other

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Urban Tree Policy for public exhibition at Wednesday evening’s Ordinary Council Meeting. The draft policy provides strategic direction and management of Council controlled trees and will be on public exhibition until 30 March 2018. During this period residents are invited to...

Draft Media Policy on exhibition

December 15, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Media Policy for public exhibition at Wednesday evening’s Ordinary Council Meeting. Council’s Deputy General Manager, Corporate, Strategy and Development Services, Mark Pepping explained the purpose of the draft policy. “This draft policy prescribes how Council intends to respond to both traditional...